Executive Viewpoints Archive

  • The Power and Promise of One: Every Associate Can Make a Difference with Passion and Initiative June 05, 2015 - David Cheesewright

    Remarks as Prepared for David Cheesewright Thank you, Dragon. Dragon is here representing store 1059 in Shenzhen, our Walmart International store of the year. I've visited her store a few times and…

  • Building our business by tuning in: How listening to our members and customers makes us better June 05, 2015 - Rosalind Brewer

    Remarks as Prepared for Roz Brewer Thank you, Andrew! Andrew is here representing our 2014 Club of the Year. Congratulations to you and Club 4820! Andrew and his teammates are the best of the best of…

  • Election of Greg Penner as Chairman, Walmart Board of Directions June 05, 2015 - Rob Walton

    Remarks as Prepared for  Rob Walton and Greg PennerRob Walton: The final member of the Board who I will mention is Greg Penner. Greg joined our board in 2008, and he has done a fantastic…

  • One Customer at a Time June 05, 2015 - Doug McMillon

    Remarks as Prepared for Doug McMillonOur Story At Walmart, we love stories. There is just something about them. We enjoy telling them. We remember hearing them. We repeat stories and pass them down.…

  • Turning Can't Into How June 05, 2015 - Neil Ashe

    Remarks as Prepared for Neil AsheGood Morning Walmart! Standing here looking at all of you, I can just feel the power of Walmart, and what we can do together. Thinking back to when we were here…

  • 2015 Shareholders Meeting Financial Update June 05, 2015 - Charles Holley

    Remarks as Prepared for Charles HolleyGood morning!  Wow! What a great kick-off to the meeting!Before I get into the financials, I would like to talk about the impact that YOU, our…

  • The Ladder of Opportunity at Walmart June 05, 2015 - Greg Foran

    Good morning Walmart! It's wonderful to be here with you! Thank you, Jean for that introduction. What an inspiring story! Like Jean and many of you, I started my retail career in an hourly role.…

  • Pay Alone Will Not Close the Opportunity Gap April 27, 2015 - Kristin Oliver

    Kristin Oliver, executive vice president of people for Walmart U.S., participated in the Milken Institute’s Global Conference in April, where she was one of five speakers on a panel titled “Closing…

  • When BIG Meets Small April 20, 2015

    How Large Retailers can work with Smallholders to Promote Sustainable Agriculture Intensification As has been widely discussed in development circles, global food supply needs to increase 70% by 2050…

  • Creating Opportunity Across America February 26, 2015 - Kristin Oliver

    Remarks as prepared for Kristin Oliver* Good afternoon! It’s great to be here in a room full of people who are all working hard to create opportunity across America. On behalf of Walmart and our 1.2…